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Was anyone injured when the Berlin Wall fell?

Asked by RedDeerGuy1 (17702points) May 25th, 2016

It looked heavy. Was anyone squished when it fell?

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JeSuisRickSpringfield's avatar

The wall didn’t literally fall over. It was demolished in a controlled way.

Call_Me_Jay's avatar

Maybe someone was hurt transporting pieces around the world, or climbing on them.

Wall chunks were like pieces of the True Cross for a while. They were everywhere. My L station had one in Chicago. I’ve seen them in Michigan and Los Angeles.

I think today few people know how important the wall was in fact and as a symbol.

elbanditoroso's avatar

It was breached, technically, and then eventually dismantled. It never “fell” in the sense of falling apart.

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